Londonderry man appears in court on drugs charges

A 46-year-old man has appeared before Londonderry Magistrates' Court on drugs charges.

Christopher James Daniel Simpson from Cromore Gardens in Creggan was accused of possessing the Class A drug 'speed'. He was also accused of possessing the drug with intent to supply.

The offences were alleged to have been committed in June of last year.

He was released on his own bail of £500 and is due to appear before the Crown Court on 28 September.